A Micro-Randomized Trial to Optimize Just-in-Time Adaptive Intervention for Binge Eating & Weight-related Behaviors

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Northwestern University

Status

Enrolling

Conditions

Binge Eating
Obesity

Treatments

Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other
NIH

Identifiers

NCT06349460
STU00216998
R01DK133300 (U.S. NIH Grant/Contract)

Details and patient eligibility

About

The purpose of this study is to conduct a micro-randomized trial to learn which evidence-based targets within a mobile intervention for binge eating and weight-related behaviors are most impactful for which people and in what sequence.

Enrollment

300 estimated patients

Sex

All

Ages

18+ years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Adults age 18 years or older
  • Obesity (BMI ≥30)
  • Recurrent binge eating (≥12 episodes in the past 3 months)
  • Interested in losing weight and reducing binge eating
  • Willing to use a mobile application
  • Has a smartphone with Internet access and capacity for calls and text messaging
  • Has a valid email address
  • Has access to a scale
  • Not pregnant
  • English-speaking

Exclusion criteria

  • Diagnosis for which the study/intervention is not clinically indicated
  • Not currently receiving clinical services for weight management or binge eating

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Sequential Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

300 participants in 10 patient groups

Increase healthy eating behaviors - Assigned
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Increase healthy eating behaviors - Recommended
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Increase physical activity - Assigned
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Increase physical activity - Recommended
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Limit unhealthy dieting behaviors - Assigned
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Limit unhealthy dieting behaviors - Recommended
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Improve self-image - Assigned
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Improve self-image - Recommended
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Improve mood - Assigned
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention
Improve mood - Recommended
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: FoodSteps behavioral intervention

Trial contacts and locations

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Central trial contact

Andrea K Graham, PhD

Data sourced from clinicaltrials.gov

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